The famous luxury crossover has been redesigned recently, sooner than usual. Therefore, there is no doubt that the 2020 BMW X5 will continue in the same way, with a familiar layout. Of course, this refers to base models. On the other side, we are eagerly waiting to see hi-performance, M version, which has been spotted on the road and should hit the market in the near future. Of course, it will come with a lot of upgrades compared to standard models, not just in terms of a more powerful engine, but also in terms of aesthetics, as this version is about to come with bigger wheels, new body kit and much more. Count on an upgraded version of a familiar V8 engine, as well as on a unique list of standard equipment. On the other side, standard models will continue in the same way, with the same versions in the offer.
2020 BMW X5 Red
In terms of the base design, the 2020 BMW X5 will continue in the same way. The new generation of this crossover came just recently, earlier than most people expected. Changes were numerous. There is a completely new platform, which is more efficient and provides even better driving characteristics. Of course, there is a new styling as well. The overall looks are pretty similar to the previous model. This company is known for its careful approach when it comes to the styling, so changes are subtle and evolutionary. The most notable is a new grille, which continues with the famous kidney look, but comes slightly bigger and more angular this time.
In terms of dimensions, the new model features a longer wheelbase for about 1.6 inches, while the overall length also gets an increase. This resulted in a more spacious cabin and a higher overall level of comfort.
2020 BMW X5 Interior
The interior of the 2020 BMW X5 will also continue in the same way. Base models come with two rows of seats, while the three-row configuration is also in the offer. The first row is very spacious and comes with very supportive and comfortable seats. The second row is also spacious, while the optional third row is very tight for all but kids.
When it comes to the cargo capacity, the X5 is quite decent for the class. You can count on around 34 cubic feet behind the second row, while the overall capacity goes around 72 cubic feet.
When it comes to standard equipment, this crossover it pretty strong even in its most basic versions. Some of the notable standard tech features are a 12.3-inch touch screen, a 10-speaker hi-fi audio system, navigation, Bluetooth, Apple CarPlay etc. In higher trims, you can also get things like Wi-Fi hotspot, quad-zone automatic climate control, wireless device charging, 16-speaker Harman Kardon audio system, satellite radio and many more.
2020 BMW X5 Engines
When it comes to the powertrain, the 2020 BMW X5 will continue with two familiar gasoline engines in the offer. Base models will continue with a 3.0-liter inline-six, which is good for about 335 horsepower.
An optional 4.4-liter twin-turbo V8 unit is way more capable, as it delivers 456 horsepower. Fuel economy is also quite decent for the class, as the base engine returns around 20 mpg in the city and 27 mpg on the highway.
Speaking of the fuel economy, European drivers can go for diesel engines as well. A well-known 3.0-liter inline-six, which comes with outputs 260 and 400 horses. Finally, there is a hybrid version with 390 horsepower.
2020 BMW X5 M
The most important novelty for the next year will definitely be a hi-performance, M version. This model will come with all kinds of upgrades over the standard model. Of course, the most important is a new engine. We count on a tuned version of a familiar 4.4-liter V8. Most likely, a max output will go over 600 horsepower.
Of course, we count on all kinds of upgrades, both in visual and technical aspects. When it comes to mechanical upgrades, the chassis will undergo various upgrades, starting from a new suspension and brakes, which will be in a traditional M manner. Count on numerous other chassis reinforcements as well.
In terms of the styling, the 2020 BMW X5 M will come with a completely new body kit, with a sportier bumper, side skirts,
2020 BMW X5 Release Date and Price
The 2020 BMW X5 will come in usual time, sometime late in the year. Base models will go around 61.000 dollars. This is one of the most competitive premium segments on the market, so there are several rivals. Of course, the biggest ones are Mercedes-Benz GLE and Audi Q7, but there are also models like Volvo XC90, Lexus RX and others.